Shravan Goli will be heading up Dictionary.com after spending time at a couple of Ask.com competitors. Goli held several management-level roles at Yahoo! and Microsoft. He most recently General Manager of Media Business at Slide, Inc., a social entertainment company.
"Shravan's hands-on operational expertise and innovative product development talents make him the ideal executive to take Dictionary.com to the next level of success," said Scott Garell, President, Ask Networks.
Goli replaces Doug Leeds, who was promoted to President of Ask.com-US in October. Ask.com acquired Dictionary.com in May 2008.
"It's a great honor to join the Dictionary.com team and to have the opportunity to build on its success as the #1 brand in online dictionaries. I look forward to working together to build the next-generation dictionary experience to empower millions of people worldwide with knowledge and enrich their lives every day", said Shravan Goli, President, Dictionary.com.